Instructables: exploring - outside - camping - rope - featured Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:20:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sail Tent
Sail Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> Pricklysauce Summer is here and it is time for camping.Here is an easy bivy tent made from an old sail......perfect for festivals, campsite or the garden.A bivy tent is a basic tent shelter, often a light weight tarp tied between poles or trees. Get it together! YOU WILL NEEDAn old sail, I used a Jib sail, th...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:19:45 PDT
Triple tree hammock
Triple tree hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> bomboy Hello all! If you've seen Tentsile hammocks like the Stingray, vista and the connect tree tent you wanted it from the minute you saw it. I mean look at the pictures on the website how does that not look awesome? but unfortunately I wasn't in love with the price. being broke I have little money to sp...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 17:43:14 PDT
Rope Bed
Rope Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> MichaelJ17 In this instructable, I will show you step by step how to make a rope bed and shelter using only1-Pocket Saw1- Knife1-Chisel10 -Pieces of woodApproximate 40m of cheap rope (got mine for $6) Tripod: Picking the right wood You'll want to grab six pieces of wood which are at least two feet taller th...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:02:03 PDT
Tire Chair
Tire Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> mackderin This is a step-by-step process on how to make a tire chair. There's only a few simple steps that will create a fun, spunky, and unique chair that will catch peoples eyes. You can use this chair in your yard, your bedroom, or even to watch a sports game!To make this chair of joy just like me you shou...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 05:48:14 PDT
The Irish Lashing
The Irish Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> VentureScout The Irish Lashing is for fixing two poles (spars) together. For best results these poles should cross at an angle between 40 and 90 degrees to each other.The Irish Lashing was invented in the late 80's as an alternative to the square lashing. It has two main advantages over the square lashing, (a) i...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:37:26 PDT
Make a Tug-O-War Rope out of Grass - By Thomas J. Elpel
Make a Tug-O-War Rope out of Grass - By Thomas J. Elpel - More DIY How To Projects]]> thomasjelpel Looking for something green, fun, and free to do this summer? Consider making ropes of grass and playing tug-o-war with any group of people—from adults to kids as young as 7 or 8 years old. Building grass ropes requires teamwork and cooperation. Testing the ropes for strength is an opportunity for g...
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:32:05 PST
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justinvent Whether you need a tent quick, want to lighten your pack or forgot your tent at home this Instructable is for you. The tarp tent is not my invention but hopefully this new pitching method will make lightweight tarp camping possible for more outdoorsmen.  This tent can be constructed using objects mo...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 15:11:33 PDT
Make a Wood Carrier that's a Cinch
Make a Wood Carrier that's a Cinch - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobzjr Make this simple, effective, and low cost wood carrier.  You only need two materials.  The picture probably tells you everything you need - but I am posting detailed steps and comments. Traditional wood carriers take more materials and also do not take advantage of the cinching mechanism.  This wor...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 19:49:14 PDT
Camping tips and tricks
Camping tips and tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lorddrake For over 30 years my family has been making annual trips to Vermont to go camping in the late Fall.  Over the years it has grown from being just four of us (my Mom, Dad, Sister, and me) to over a dozen people, family and close friends.  I know a lot of people on instructables are into backpack cam...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2011 20:19:36 PDT
the hammock hut: a easy to make hammock rain-fly
the hammock hut: a easy to make hammock rain-fly - More DIY How To Projects]]> fidgety2 hammocks are great alternatives to tents. but what do you do when it rains answer. the hammock hut a easy portable cost effective hammock rain fly it takes about 10-15 minutes to set up and can be made using easily available materials (the only exception being the hammock itself also this is my ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2009 08:54:51 PDT